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Regular season, final standings

Column headings: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, Pts = Points

Western Interprovincial Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 12 10 2 0 201 103 20
Regina Roughriders 12 6 6 0 84 136 12
Calgary Bronks 11 4 7 0 144 123 8
Edmonton Eskimos 11 3 8 0 80 147 6
Interprovincial Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Ottawa Rough Riders 6 5 1 0 145 44 10
Toronto Argonauts 6 4 1 1 58 43 9
Hamilton Tigers 6 2 4 0 29 84 4
Montreal Royals (football) 6 0 5 1 23 84 1
  • Bold text indicates team reached the playoffs.


Grey Cup playoffs

Note: All dates in 1939

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Semifinals

WIFU Semifinals
Calgary Bronks @ Regina Roughriders
Probable date Away Home
November 4 Calgary Bronks 24 Regina Roughriders 17


Finals

WIFU Finals - Game 1
Calgary Bronks @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Date Away Home
November 11 Calgary Bronks 13 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 7
WIFU Finals - Game 2
Winnipeg Blue Bombers @ Calgary Bronks
Date Away Home
November 18 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 28 Calgary Bronks 7
  • Winnipeg won the total-point series by 35-20 and advanced to the Grey Cup game.
IRFU Finals - Game 1
Ottawa Rough Riders @ Toronto Argonauts
Date Away Home
November 18 Ottawa Rough Riders 11 Toronto Argonauts 0
IRFU Finals - Game 2
Ottawa Rough Riders @ Toronto Argonauts
Date Away Home
November 25 Ottawa Rough Riders 28 Toronto Argonauts 6
  • Ottawa won the total-point series by 39-6 and played the Sarnia Imperials (ORFU Champions) in the Eastern Finals.


Eastern Finals

Ottawa Rough Riders @ Sarnia Imperials (ORFU)
Date Away Home
December 2 Ottawa Rough Riders 23 Sarnia Imperials (ORFU) 1
  • Ottawa advanced to the Grey Cup game.


Grey Cup Championship

December 9

27th Annual Grey Cup Game: Lansdowne Park - Ottawa, Ontario

WIFU Champion IRFU Champion
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 8 Ottawa Rough Riders 7
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers became the 1939 Grey Cup Champions


Preceded by
1938 in Canadian football
Canadian football seasons Succeeded by
1940 in Canadian football

27th Grey Cup

1 2 3 4 Total
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 5 1 0 2 8
Ottawa Rough Riders 6 0 0 1 7
Date December 9, 1939 1939-12-09
Stadium Lansdowne Park
Location Ottawa
Attendance 11,738

The 27th Grey Cup was played on December 9, 1939, before 11,738 fans at Lansdowne Park at Ottawa.

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeated the Ottawa Rough Riders 8 to 7.

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